A Prairie Home Companion Duets

A Prairie Home Companion Duets

by Garrison Keillor
     
 

Great music is a hallmark of A Prairie Home Companion, and some of the best features pairs of guests harmonizing. This new collection brings together 14 of the best vocal and instrumental duets featured on A Prairie Home Companion, performed by a range of artists, including The Everly Brothers, Robin and Linda Williams, Leo Kottke and Iris DeMent, Gillian Welch and

Overview

Great music is a hallmark of A Prairie Home Companion, and some of the best features pairs of guests harmonizing. This new collection brings together 14 of the best vocal and instrumental duets featured on A Prairie Home Companion, performed by a range of artists, including The Everly Brothers, Robin and Linda Williams, Leo Kottke and Iris DeMent, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, Emmylou Harris and Mark Knopfler, Chet Atkins and Jethro Burns, and Garrison Keillor and Meryl Streep. Tracks:Blues Stay Away from Me-The Everly Brothers Early-Garrison Keillor and Becky SchlegelThe Oak and the Laurel-Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum Banks of Marble-Leo Kottke and Iris DeMent Autumn Leaves-Chet Atkins and Jethro Burns Visions of Mother and Dad -Robin and Linda Williams Barnyard Dance-Bill Hinkley and Judy LarsonDr. Wang-Richard Dworsky and Dan Chouinard Orphan Girl-Gillian Welch and David Rawlings Baby, It's Cold Outside-Walter Bobbie and Faith Prince Fiddlin' Around-Chet Atkins and Johnny GimbleUnder the Stars-Garrison Keillor and Kate MacKenzie Charlie's Waltz-Richard Dworsky and Anthony Ross In the Garden-Garrison Keillor and Meryl StreepOld Fashioned Love-Butch Thompson and Duke Heitger Hard Times Come Again No More-Garrison Keillor and Renée FlemingNext Time I'm in Town-Garrison Keillor and Chet Atkins, Mark Knopfler and Emmylou HarrisT for Texas (Blue Yodel No. 1)-The Everly Brothers

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From the Publisher

Fans of country, blues, and traditional music would be hard put to come up with a better and more varied collection than Duets.
The Serious Comedy Site

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598870664
Publisher:
HighBridge Company
Publication date:
09/25/2006
Edition description:
Music CD; 1 hour on 1 CD
Pages:
60
Product dimensions:
4.94(w) x 5.63(h) x 0.44(d)

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Meet the Author

Garrison Keillor is America’s favorite storyteller. For more than 35 years, as the host of A Prairie Home Companion, he has captivated millions of listeners with his weekly News from Lake Wobegon monologues. A Prairie Home Companion is heard on hundreds of public radio stations, as well as America One, the Armed Forces Networks, Sirius Satellite Radio, and via a live audio webcast. 
 
Keillor is also the author of several books and a frequent contributor to national publications including Time, The New Yorker, and National Geographic, in addition to writing his own syndicated column. He has been awarded a National Humanities Medal from the National Endowment of the Humanities. When not touring, he resides in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minnesota
Date of Birth:
August 7, 1942
Place of Birth:
Anoka, Minnesota
Education:
B.A., University of Minnesota, 1966

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